An Inventory of the Thomas and Eliza Foulke Research Papers, 1921-1989 [bulk 1987-1989]

(1 box; 0.5 linear ft.)

RG 5/071


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Abstract
Thomas Albert Foulke (1893-1962) and Eliza Moore Ambler Foulke (1893-1987) were prominent members of Gwynedd Meeting. They served for the AFSC in Japan (1949-1950) and were influential in the unification of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings in 1956. Collection contains the research papers of Norma Adams Price and Barbara Sprogell Jacobson, authors of a book about Thomas and Eliza Foulke who were prominent Friends and members of Gwynedd Friends Meeting.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL This collection consists of the papers accumulated from 1987-1989 by Barbara Sprogell Jacobson in the course of researching and writing her and Norma Adams Price's book about the Foulkes: Thomas and Eliza Foulke of Gwynedd Friends Meeting: What Love Can Do. Thomas Albert Foulke (1893-1962) and Eliza Moore Ambler Foulke (1893-1987) were prominent members of Gwynedd Meeting. They served for the AFSC in Japan (1949-1950) and were influential in the unification of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings in 1956.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT Contains the research papers of Norma Adams Price and Barbara Sprogell Jacobson, authors of a book about Thomas and Eliza Foulke who were prominent Friends and members of Gwynedd Friends Meeting.

Arrangement
Arrangement The collection is divided into four series:


Added entries

Subjects
  • Foulke, Eliza Moore Ambler, 1893-1987
  • Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962
  • Gwynedd Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1936-)
  • Quakers -- Pennsylvania
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • Jacobson, Barbara Sprogell
  • Price, Norma Adams
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: 1993
Restrictions: Use Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.
Sponsor: Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries


Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below:

Ser. 1. Correspondence, 1951-1989
Seven folders arranged alphabetically by author.


Emerson, Barbara H. to Price, Norma Adams 1988 Box 1

Foulke, Eliza Ambler to Price, Norma Adams 1951-1987 (photocopies) Box 1

Jacobson, Barbara Sprogell to Price, Norma Adams 1987 Box 1

Miscellaneous, Orders and Thank yous for What Love Can Do 1989 Box 1

Price, Norma Adams to Jacobson, Barbara Sprogell 1985-1989 Box 1

Price, Norma Adams 1987-1989 Box 1

Solenberger, Anne Foulke to Jacobson, Barbara Sprogell 1987-1989 Box 1

Ser. 2. Draft of What Love Can Do

Miscellaneous Notes and Drafts Box 1

Originals of Tributes and Attached Correspondence Box 1

Transcriptions of Tributes Box 1

Ser. 3. Miscellaneous, 1950-1989, n.d.

Miscellaneous 1950 Box 1

Address Lists Box 1

Financial Papers 1988-1989 Box 1

Photographs Box 1

Printed Material Box 1

Printouts of File Names Box 1

4. Final draft of “Friends' Remembrances of Thomas and Eliza Foulke”
Box 1